CALIFORNIA BRICKS


AMRECO

Marked face of the AMRECO firebrick
Photo courtesy of James Freedner

Brand Name: AMRECO

Company: American Refractories Company

Brickyard Location: 3232 Alosta St., Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California

Operating Years: 1927-1949

Years Brick Made: ?

Type: Firebrick

Description: Yellow firebrick. Company's initials impressed in a shallow round rectangular frog on the face.

Comments: Brick found by James Freedner in Los Angeles.

Source: California State Mining Bureau Bulletin 99, 1928, p. 96-97; Los Angeles City Directories, 1927-1938; California Division of Mines Report, v. 47, no. 2, 1951.

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